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  Actors, Musicians, Athletes, Icons Join Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, #WordsWithHope
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment announced that its iconic game, Words With Friends, is kicking off a month-long initiative supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month, #WordsWithHope. Each day in October on the company’s social channels, a word of hope and corresponding statement will be shared from inspiring people whose lives have been touched by breast cancer, shining a light on the importance of screening and early detection, and honoring the warriors that have faced this diagnosis.

Joining Zynga and Words With Friends in this month-long campaign are well-known individuals across entertainment, business, sports and medicine:

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https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191001005310/en/Words-Friends-Activates-Breast-Cancer-Awareness-Month  

#WordsWithHope Participants

 

Participant                   Word               Artwork

Alanis Morissette   Courage https://bit.ly/2AR2VnE

Alice Hoffman       Friendship https://bit.ly/2AVDTUg

Alison Sweeney     Proactive   https://bit.ly/2M0LVBQ

Amy Poehler       Friendship https://bit.ly/31Yjz0h

Betsey Johnson     Prayer https://bit.ly/30ZGVBq

Billie Jean King     Equality https://bit.ly/2Ovfpct

Carol Mills       Daughter https://bit.ly/321Qcdy

Chandra Wilson     Familial https://bit.ly/2VpVhde

Deepthi Menon       Appreciate https://bit.ly/2LYWQfl

Ellen Siminoff       Anatevka https://bit.ly/339cURc

EMM       Empowered https://bit.ly/2Vqphpj

Jaclyn Smith       Girlfriends https://bit.ly/2AVCJbm

Janice Roberts       Pluck          https://bit.ly/2ASXS5U

Judy Greer       Tenacious https://bit.ly/30U7Y1f

Julianna Margulies   Resilience https://bit.ly/33oOPGr

Katie Couric       Research https://bit.ly/2VzGkFP

Kendra Scott       Legacy https://bit.ly/2pXgf7K

Melissa Gilbert       Breathe           https://bit.ly/2OxDZJM

Melissa Rivers     Support           https://bit.ly/31ZqHtw

Michaela Watkins   Presence https://bit.ly/31UKmuy

Mindy Sterling       Temporary    https://bit.ly/2pXv763

Olivia Newton-John   Thriver             https://bit.ly/2ogB7Xe

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo Dauntless https://bit.ly/2VoqIVk

Phuong Phillips       Future https://bit.ly/35bkzjM

Purnima Kochikar       Grateful https://bit.ly/2Mt8HkA

Regina Dugan       Up https://bit.ly/2LYLfN3

Rita Wilson       Grateful https://bit.ly/2VmiA7U

Roxane Gay       Tenacity https://bit.ly/30ZHxqR

Sally Hawkins       Petrichor https://bit.ly/31YLHk7

Scott Hamilton       Blessed https://bit.ly/2B6hFzf

Sharon Byers       Community https://bit.ly/2OynJbw

Sharon Lawrence       Breathe https://bit.ly/2OvRdqt

Talia Balsam       Share           https://bit.ly/2MqhpQD

Taryn Southern       Humor                    https://bit.ly/33edvkz

Trisha Yearwood       Prevention https://bit.ly/2AWJc61

To join in on the campaign, follow Zynga on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, and follow Words With Friends on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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